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Supreme Court Rules Warrant Needed To Search Cellphone

Cellphones are powerful devices unlike anything else police may find on someone they arrest, Chief Justice John Roberts said for the court. Because the phones contain so much information, police must get a warrant before looking through them, Roberts said.

06/25/2014

Jason Do (UC Police Dept.)

UC Berkeley Student Accused Of Shooting Cellphone Video Of Women In Dorm Showers

A 19-year-old University of California at Berkeley student has been charged with six misdemeanor counts of invading privacy for allegedly shooting several cellphone videos of women showering in dormitories in recent months, campus police said.

05/15/2014

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Richmond Hit And Run Driver Talking On Cellphone Before Crashing, Pinning Victims

A driver talking on his cellphone crashed into another vehicle, injuring two people, then left his car pinning the victims inside and fled the scene, according to Richmond police.

05/13/2014

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Antioch Man Arrested In Cellphone Store Robbery

Pleasant Hill police have arrested a 38-year-old man in an armed robbery Tuesday at a cellphone store.

04/17/2014

Jenna Betti was killed when she was struck by a train in Martinez (Betti Family)

Hundreds Attend Funeral For Teen Killed By Train In Martinez

Dressed in pink and black, hundreds of people packed a Pleasant Hill church Friday morning to remember a 14-year-old girl who was tragically struck and killed by a train in Martinez earlier this week.

03/07/2014

Denmark Copeland (Redwood City Police)

Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Stealing Cell Phones At Gunpoint In Redwood City

A man suspected of stealing four cellphones at gunpoint from a seller he met online was arrested in Redwood City Saturday morning

02/22/2014

Apple's iPhone 5C model (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Cellphone Protection Plan Surprises

When it comes to buying a cellphone protection plan, what the salesperson tells you may not be the whole story.

11/23/2013

Motorola's phone, the Moto X

US-Made Moto X Smartphone Just As Cheap To Produce

Motorola’s new Moto X phone doesn’t cost more to make simply because it’s assembled in Texas, research firm IHS said Wednesday.

08/28/2013

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Larry Magid: Americans Addicted To Smartphones

A new survey found that Americans use their smartphones in some very strange places and at very strange times.

07/11/2013

Malia Cohen (City & County of San Francisco)

San Francisco Supervisor Gets Chuckle From Homeless Man Using Cellphone

A San Francisco supervisor is getting criticism over her social media posting which seems to make fun of a homeless man cellphone use.

04/22/2013

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